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Rubber Run 2024

August 10 @ 10:00 am August 11 @ 3:00 pm UTC-4

Join us for a weekend full of fun!
Looking for something to do in Akron in August? Join us for our second annual Akron Rubber Run! Spectators and visitors of all ages are welcome – entry into the event is free! Want to test your maker and racing skills?! Participants (+16) bring their DIY racers and compete for podium glory and those coveted Moxie points. Bring a hacky combat robot and battle it out in our arena – may the strongest bot and skilled pilot win!

Discover unique crafts and artistry at the Makers Market, part of the vibrant Akron Rubber Run, where you can support local artists and makers while experiencing the essence of community creativity. Join us in celebrating makers, craftsmanship, and ingenuity while contributing to a thriving local artisan scene!

Tours of the awesome Akron Maker Space will be available for visitors.

More event details can be found here: https://akronmakerspace.org/akron-rubber-run/

August 10
11:00 AM – Qualifying Laps
12:30 PM – Sprint 1
2:30 PM – Sprint 2
3:30 PM – Robot Battles!
8:00 PM – Night Sprint (Track will be lit, but kart lights are required)

August 11
11:00 AM – Sprint 3
1:00 PM – 75 Min Endurance Race

Register for Kart Racing and Combat Robots with the form at the bottom of this page.
Register for a Booth at the Akron Rubber Run Makers Market at the following link: https://akronmakerspace.org/akron-rubber-run/makers-market/

$5 Karts/Robots

Akron Makerspace


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Akron, Ohio

43 S Broadway St
Akron, Ohio 44308 United States
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